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When someone is given the "third degree", what is it? What are the first and second?

In traditional Freemasonry, obtaining the first three "degrees" requires passing progressively more detailed cross-examinations about the tenets and rules of Freemasonry. For the third and most important degree (master mason) it is particularly detailed and lengthy.

As Masonry has been traditionally popular in law-enforcement agencies, "give him the third degree" became an "in" reference to a particularly gruelling police questioning.


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The lowest degree one can obtain is and Associate's Degree, followed by a Bachelor's Degree. Graduate degrees are, in order, Master's Degree and Ph. D., along with other professional doctorates, such as Doctor of Medicine.

They are both equivalent degrees. One is not higher than the other. It's just that one is an arts degree while the other a science degree.

Belford is offering recognition degrees for life experience and prior learning degree programs, these degree program (or any other degree programs) need to be legalized. The law does not issue licenses to legalize degrees.

Two complementary angles add up to 90 degrees.If one is 30 degrees, the other has to be a 60 degree angle

If its other two angles are 25 degrees and 90 degrees then it is a right angle triangle.

AnswerThe abbreviation depends on what degree it is. A bachelor of arts degree is abbreviated BA. A bachelor of science degree is BS. Other bachelor's degrees are abbreviated differently.

There is no degree in phlebotomy. It is typically included within other degrees such as medical assisting of which there is a degree offered by some community colleges.

The angle opposite the 55 degree angle will also be 55 degrees. The other two angles will each measure 180 - 55 = 125 degrees.

-1 degrees or any other negative numbers.

You will require a computer science degree (computer science degrees are usually expected in the IT world) and possibly some other degrees and/or skills.

Business degrees are typically very easy to obtain compared to other degrees. Most business students have much more free time than other majors, and a business degree is very beneficial to have. Many jobs may be obtained with a business degree.

-- take the number of C degrees -- multiply it by 1.8 -- to the answer, add 32 -- the final answer is the number of degrees F To go the other way: -- take the number of degrees F -- subtract 32 -- multiply this answer by 0.55 -- the final answer is the number of degrees C

Then the other two angles would add up to 130 degrees because there are 180 degrees in a triangle.

On the Cartesian plane the x and y axes are perpendicular to each other and they meet at 90 degrees at the point of origin which have coordinates of (0, 0)

A corner of 90 degrees is a right angle

No angle can be complementary to a 140 degree angle, as the sum of complementary angles is 90 degrees. But angles which are supplementary to each other add together to form a 180 degree angle.

No. A right angle triangle means the total sum of the interior angles is 180 degrees and also there is a right angle (90 degree), meaning that the sum of the other 2 angles must be 90 degree (1 degree difference is not allowed)

The highest paying degrees are in the field of computer science and engineering. Other high paying degrees are in aerospace, chemical and electrical.

Supplementary means they add to 180 degrees. If one is 102, then the other is 180 - 102 = 78 degrees.

I will assume that this is referring to a triangle. The angles of a triangle add up to 180 degrees. Let the missing angle = a then a + 22 degrees + 51 degrees = 180 degrees a = 107 degrees

Two consecutive angles of a parallelogram always add up to 180 degrees. So, if the figure actually IS a parallelogram, and if it has a 54-degree angle, then it has two of them, and the other two are 124 degrees each.

The term is relative to the thermometer being used. On the Celsius or Centigrade scale, 1 degree is 1/100th of the range of temperature that water goes through from freezing to boiling; that is, water freezes at 0 degrees C and boils at 100 degrees, a difference of 100 degrees. The Fahrenheit scale, on the other hand, has water freezing at 32 degrees and boiling at 212 degrees. Since there is a difference of 180 degrees there, a Fahrenheit degree is much smaller than a Celsius degree. (And don't get me started on Kelvin!)

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